Vice President of Medical Affairs
Stuart M. Levine, MD, FACP, serves as the vice president of Medical Affairs and chief medical officer at MedStar Harbor Hospital and MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center.
In his role, Dr. Levine is responsible for creating a unified culture and structure for patient safety, quality, risk, and clinical resource management, process improvement, programmatic growth, and improved patient and physician satisfaction across both entities. He also serves as a liaison between the medical staff, senior management and administration, including each hospital’s President and Board of Directors.
Dr. Levine’s additional leadership roles across the organization include the MedStar Clinical Business Council’s Readmissions, Avoidable Utilization and Bed Status subcommittees, and serving as the physician lead for the MedStar 2020 Performance Transformation Care Management Team’s rollout of the new Interdisciplinary Model of Care (IMOC).
He continues to see and treat patients in his rheumatology practice at MedStar Harbor Hospital.
Previously, Dr. Levine served as the vice chairman of Strategic Growth and Research in the Department of Medicine at both MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital and MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, and as medical director of the Good Health Center at MedStar Good Samaritan. He also served as a member of the MedStar Good Samaritan teaching faculty.
Prior to joining MedStar Health, Dr. Levine served as a faculty member and assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Rheumatology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, where he also served as co-director of the Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center.
Dr. Levine received his medical degree from Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, continuing his training with an internship and residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital and a fellowship in rheumatology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.